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Oct 10, 2012 1:00am EDT
and an obstacle. >> you mentioned some earlier in the business is technology and metal side of things. -- medical side of things. the chinese have a 40-year plan for medical technology and innovation. we cannot have a 40 day plan here in washington. >> in the health care bill we say everybody else in the world would celebrate that and say how to expand our lead globally? what do we do? we hit the medical industry with billions of dollars of new taxes. the fda slows down approval by at least two years an additional comparison. go compete in cd can still be leaders in the world. pretty tough to do. >> the health care bill is a perfect example of the government getting in the way. thingk about dictating to an interest company everything. -- ask insurance company, every dollar you spend you must only spend 15% on administrative costs. we the government will decide that on your behalf. there's not a better example anything that has happened and the health care bill when comes to the government being in the way of businesses and entrepreneurs. >> you have all outlined the worst-case scenario. we mentio
CSPAN
Oct 10, 2012 6:00am EDT
despite the availability of 21st century technology. everybody is automating everything and it's very slow. you look at the demographics of the federal workforce, they are aging. attrition would take care of a lot of this if it could be accompanied by rigorous management. president obama, prior to becoming president, the largest management he had was [ indiscernible.] >> i think that was a plug. the gentleman with the red tide. let's look for the microphone. >> i am with northstar policy navigation and james callan associates. we have enormous potential in the united states to develop our energy resources. it seems a lot of it is a communications challenge. when you have a lease it does not mean you will find oil. var, we talk about it having big reserves. it takes a long while. how do we communicate that to the average citizen? that will be the key to have a sound energy policy that can benefit all americans. >> the chamber is very active in politics, but we don't do presidential policy. i will refer to something that candidate romney said the other day about energy. he said you spend all
CSPAN
Oct 11, 2012 1:00am EDT
. partly because it helps us build a future. persistent technology here in western massachusetts, this is a real opportunity for the future. only if there is a well- educated work force. that starts and home school, on into community colleges, and on into universities. i want to say this is about priorities. that is how i see it. there will not be a single, magic bullet. what the priorities. students will have to pick up more of the costs of student loans. twice, senator brown voted to let students rates double. why? it would have forced to pay for it closing a loophole used by millionaires. it is called the newt gingrich loophole. what are your priorities? protecting loopholes for millionaires or college education? >> great question. the cost of education is out of sight. we need to have an educated student population. my youngest daughter graduated. i understand. what those payments certainly are. one of the largest driving forces behind the high cost of education is administrative costs. professor war makes about $350 thousand to teach a course. -- professor warren makes about
CSPAN
Oct 11, 2012 6:00am EDT
. thanks to technology reform, they should be fixed. we should be punished for what we did wrong. the punishment should fit the crime so we can move on. they feel like it was old testament justice. including the bank that failed, they have given a lot of money. there is some truth to that. i cannot make up what they did and did not do. there were people who destroyed the company's and virtually brought this down to its knees. it causes me off, too. >> just to defend the old testament for a second. the idea was that the punishment should not exceed the crime, so that was a progressive innovation at the time. [laughter] >> i did not think of it that way, but ok. >> about four years ago, the chief security officer told us there had been up to 1 million attempted intrusions', cyber intrusions', in one day. how concerned are you about the cyber threat, cyber crimes, and cyber terrorism? >> we get hundreds of thousands a day. we have these major security centers and we work with big government around the world to protect ourselves. they're flooding the lines and a lot of these are comi
CSPAN
Oct 10, 2012 8:00pm EDT
in a community and the return on investment will be huge when science and technology and engineering is in the incubators that we have here. >> hold on. >> there is this philosophy again that all jobs have to be treated by the federal government. that is why dr. carmona is comfortable party in comfortable priority, because that is the attitude of the obama administration -- that is why dr. carmona is comfortable in the democratic party. >> the fact of the matter is, i am not here to defend the obama administration. i have been an independent my entire life. i understand what businessmen are telling me. we need help. we are willing to invest, but we need roads, sanitation, clean water. that is beyond the scope of small business. infrastructure will help entrepreneur is to take risks, to hire people, we will get schools and get economic growth. >> i wonder what the founders of our country would think about this very discussion. i wonder what they would think of the federal government taxing people in arizona and then having our representatives to go to washington and bad for our money
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